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Amazing 3 Bedroom - the Loft at the Priory Killarney

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Last updated: 12/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Killarney cottage description

Built in 1780, The Priory is a truly unique piece of property built by the local Lord Kenmare for a French aristocrat fleeing the French Revolution. Inundated with old world character, this property of the O'Donoghue Family is a place of welcome, comfort and intense charm.

Set on the door step of Killarney National Park we have two Courtyard Stone Cottages all of various design and layout. The cottages are tucked into a very beautiful and quite walled courtyard setting.

The Loft and Coachhouse cottages were meticulously restored between 2004 and 2006 and will offer you a retreat in style and comfort.

So if you are interested in hiking, biking, golfing, shopping or want to take a cooking class all this can be arranged. Killarney town centre is 1 km or a 10 minute stroll, in the opposite direction over the river you are immediately upon a pedestrian way snaking its way 2km into Killarney's 11,000 acre National Park, Muckross House & Gardens. A 5 minute walk to the INEC. Ask about mid-season specials.

Also ask about airport pick ups or Tim driving you around 'The Ring' and Dingle.

Please contact us by email or telephone and we will answer all your questions that you have.

Keywords: Self-catering cottage, Coach House, Loft, Historic, Courtyard, vacation home,

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered:

            Please inquire....moreless

          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bedroom 2

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          • Bedroom 3

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          • Other (See Description)

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          • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1) 2 or 3, Twin or Single Beds (3) Single bed plus the bunk beds, Baby Cribs (1) Large Pack-n-Play, Bunk Beds (1) Can do bunks or singles....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • Large Utility Room off the Kitchen where the washer and dryer are.

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Toys

              Theme

              • Family
              • Historic

              Attractions

              • Arboretum
              • Autumn Foliage
              • Botanical Garden
              • Caves
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Forests
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Pond
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins
              • Waterfalls

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Babysitter
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Horseback Riding
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Shuffleboard
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Lake
              • Town:

                A new craft brewery is opening in March 2015 on the Muckross Road. Killarney Brewing Co....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Ice Skating
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Racquetball
              • Rock Climbing
              • Roller Blading
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis

              Dining

              • Child's Highchair
              • Dining Area

              General

              • Activities Guide
              • Broadband Access
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace
              • Firewood
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Local Maps
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street:

                Private grounds...moreless

              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet
              • Wood Fireplace
              • Wood Stove:

                Turf and Wood supplied...moreless

              Kitchen

              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Catering Available:

                We can arrange cooking classes with Chef Mark Doe from Just Cooking....moreless

              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Freezer
              • Grill
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Barbecue
              • Child's Swing
              • Courtyard
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Patio
               

              Reviews

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              November-December
              Nov 1 - Dec 22, 2014
              3 night min stay

              €600
              January-February
              Jan 4 - Feb 28, 2015
              4 night min stay

              €575
              March
              Mar 1 - Mar 31, 2015
              4 night min stay

              €650
              April
              Apr 1 - Apr 30, 2015
              4 night min stay

              €725
              May
              May 1 - May 31, 2015
              4 night min stay

              €895
              June
              Jun 1 - Jun 30, 2015
              7 night min stay

              €995
              July-August
              Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2015
              7 night min stay

              €1,095
              September
              Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2015
              4 night min stay

              €895
              October
              Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2015
              4 night min stay

              €745

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Taxes Not included

              Notes:

              A discount will be provided for a stays over 2 weeks. The check in time is 4 pm and check out is 10 am. We do our best to provide an early check in if needed.

              A 25% deposit via PayPal or wire transfer to secure the booking.


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              Last updated: 12/10/2014
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              Location

              18 Kilometres
              Nearest Airport
              Kerry
              1 Kilometres
              Nearest Barpub
              Town Center
              100 Kilometres
              Nearest Ferry
              Cork
              5 Kilometres
              Nearest Golf
              Killarney Golf and Fishing Club
              1 Kilometres
              Nearest Train
              Killarney
              0.3 Kilometres
              Nearest Motorway
              N22
              1 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Town Center
              40 Kilometres
              Nearest Beach
              Rossbeigh

              So if you are interested in hiking, biking, golfing, shopping or want to take a cooking class all this can be arranged. Killarney town centre is 1 km or a 10 minute stroll, in the opposite direction over the river you are immediately upon a pedestrian way snaking its way 2km into Killarney's 11,000 acre National Park, Muckross House & Gardens.

              Killarney Brewing Co. is opening it's doors March 2015. It will be a 7 minute walk on the Muckross Road.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2002

              About the owner: Bernadette and Tim O’Donoghue met in The Windy City of Chicago a few years back. We acquired the property in 2002. We then returned from Chicago in 2004. Bernadette was a paralegal secretary and is now a stay at home Mom and an excellent baker, I am an electrician by trade but got into construction during my 14 years in Chicago. I restored several old houses and classic vintage apartment buildings during my time there. I coupled this experience with Bernadette’s keen eye and interior design savvy to create some wonderful finishes and unusual touches. We began the colossal rehab project in 2004 to restore the Priory to its former glory ,it was basically completed it in 2007 or is it ever complete I like to ask myself ? We pride ourselves in welcoming you into our place.

              Why the Owner Chose Killarney:
              I grew up in Killarney, where my parents owned a camping site and I truly loved meeting visitors on a daily basis. We have 4 children and we wanted to raise them here in Ireland, so we said we would give it a shot and here we are.When this property became available we realized how unique it was and what a fantastic opportunity it would be to own The Priory.

              The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
              We are in a key location,a ten minute walk from town but it feels like we are in the heart of the countryside where you cannot hear a sound by night. You will get a quiet private house to yourself where you can come and go as you please. You can cook when you want and have the full use of the 1.5 acre property on private grounds. You can sit back and relax in the front of the open hearth fire sipping a nice Irish whiskey or reading a good book with the sweet smell of turf burning away. Each cottage has a Jacuzzi you can slip into and soothe the soul after a hectic day. You will get the real feel of Irish living and live like we live ourselves while visiting in your home away from home. We are on site owners who are here to help you in any way you require and assure a wonderful stay. We have invaluable knowledge about the local area from cultural information to hikes, local food joints to off the beaten track drives. We can organize in-house chef, or poetry recital or to a music session. We like to tell our guests ''We are as near or as far as you wish.'


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

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              Photos

              • The Loft Cottage & Courtyard

                The Loft Cottage & Courtyard

              • The Loft Sitting Room

                The Loft Sitting Room

              • Sitting Room View 2

                Sitting Room View 2

              • Large Laundry Room

                Large Laundry Room

              • Bedroom with the bunk bed and single

                Bedroom with the bunk bed and single

              • 2nd Bedroom in The Loft

                2nd Bedroom in The Loft

              • The Loft  and Coach House in the Courtyard

                The Loft and Coach House in the Courtyard

              • A drive from Sneem to Moll's Gap on a summer's day.

                A drive from Sneem to Moll's Gap on a summer's day.

              • A view of the Lakes of Killarney from Ross Island - 10 minutes away

                A view of the Lakes of Killarney from Ross Island - 10 minutes away

              • The Loft Kitchen

                The Loft Kitchen

              • The Loft - Dining Table

                The Loft - Dining Table

              • Large Laundry Room with a Desk

                Large Laundry Room with a Desk

              • Master Bedroom at The Loft

                Master Bedroom at The Loft

              • Bathroom

                Bathroom

              • Woods in Killarney National Park, at the back of Torc - a 10 minute drive

                Woods in Killarney National Park, at the back of Torc - a 10 minute drive

              • Torc Upper Bridge - 12 minute drive away

                Torc Upper Bridge - 12 minute drive away

              • The Coach House in the Courtyard

                The Coach House in the Courtyard

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              This listing was first published here in 2010.

              Date last modified - Tuesday, December 16, 2014

              €82 - €156 per night (EUR)
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              3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
              Sleeps 7

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              Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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              Speaks: english
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              • Calendar last updated: 12/10/2014
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              Amazing 3 Bedroom - The Loft at the Priory Killarney

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